Italy’s 72nd National Day marked in Hanoi Politics

Italy’s 72nd National Day marked in Hanoi

The Vietnam-Italy Friendship Association (VIFA) in collaboration with the Hanoi University organised an exchange on May 30 to mark the 72nd anniversary of the National Day of Italy and the 45th anniversary of the bilateral diplomatic ties.
Mekong flower farmers prepare for Tet Business

Mekong flower farmers prepare for Tet

Farmers in the Mekong Delta are busy with their flowers and other agricultural products in preparation for Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 16.
Local consumer trends changing significantly Business

Local consumer trends changing significantly

A forum on “Vietnam’s consumer trend in 2017” was held in Hanoi on May 25 to discuss changes in consumption habits and how to promote the sustainable development of consumer goods in Vietnam.
Public ignore stiff fines for littering Society

Public ignore stiff fines for littering

Regulations imposing stiff fines on littering and urinating in public spaces took effect almost a week ago (February 1), but most Hanoians are unaware of this, a local report says.
Hanoi trash collectors using bikes Environment

Hanoi trash collectors using bikes

Over the past two months, inhabitants of streets like Hang Bai, Dinh Tien Hoang and Le Thai To in Hanoi have grown used to seeing garbage collectors riding a bicycle with two dustbins on each side.